Fisk, Untitled Portrait

Saturday, September 16 at 3:00 pm

Screens in “Meet the Makers” shorts program

Canadian artist William Fisk risks it all for representation by a world-renowned New York art dealer.

Director: Alejandro Álvarez Cadilla
2017, 19 min.

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Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Alejandro Álvarez Cadilla studied scriptwriting with Oscar-nominee Pedro Loeb and is is a graduate of The Oxford School of Drama. A self-taught director/cinematographer, his first short film “Le Trac” was personally selected by Edward James Olmos for the Los Angeles International Latino Film Festival. His second short film “Deep Sleep” won Best International Short Film at the London Independent Film Festival and had 33 international film festival selections. His first feature documentary “Disportrait”, a co-production with ZDF/Arte and the Tribeca Film Institute, won the Golden Prague Grand Prix TV Award and was nominated for a Robert Award in Denmark. Alejandro is currently developing several fiction feature lengths scripts.